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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

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2014 Dodge Avenger
R/T FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,574
4 listings nationwide

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2006 Dodge Stratus
R/T Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$24,430

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2014 Dodge Avenger
R/T FWD
Patricia Mayo Preview:

Proving no nemesis for the rest of the midsize marketplace, the Avenger takes its final bows for 2014 as an unedited carryover from its previous years. Originally launched for 1995 and...

2006 Dodge Stratus
R/T Sedan FWD

In its final year of production, the Dodge Stratus midsize sedan got a revised R/T trim with a 2.7-liter, 200-hp V6 powertrain. New standard features include a prominent rear spoiler, ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2014 Dodge Avenger
R/T FWD
germanium writes:
This was a great little care for me. Unfortunately I became disabled & had it repossessed as I couldnt pay fo...
Power Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan better.
"Power to weight ratio better Hence has better acceleration."
Handling Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan better.
"Corner as if on rails. No noticeable lean when cornering"
Looks/Style Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan worse.
"More sporty looking with raised haunches over rear tires. Color"
Front Seats Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan worse.
"More adjustable"
Back Seats Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan worse.
"More room"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan worse.
"Actually they look about the same but long items can pass between two rear seats without folding them down allowing full use of rear seats."
Family Car Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan worse.
"Quieter & smoother riding but not by much."
Value Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan better.
"Low cost of ownership, better fuel mileage, more fun to drive & less expensive to buy used due to old age compare to SL2 & the SL2 still has a lot of life left even at 175,000+ miles. "
Would Buy Ranked 1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan better.
"Low Price, Great performance & known reliability."
GuruC2VX6 writes:
Nice ride very comfy fun pretty cute car
30
CoolHandC11 writes:
Very nice car with good power
2006 Dodge Stratus
R/T Sedan FWD
Tammymatney18 writes:
Great
Looks/Style Ranked 2009 GMC Envoy better.
"I like them n just do"
Would Buy Ranked 2009 GMC Envoy better.
"Cause I drove one n a lot better "
5
Nicole writes:
I have driven a variety of vehicles and this car handles so well.
Handling Ranked 2006 Chrysler 300 RWD worse.
"The handling and steering has better stability."
Looks/Style Ranked 2006 Chrysler 300 RWD worse.
"Sleeker"
Michael writes:
2.4L engines are very underpowered but ok on gas mileage

Specs

2014 Dodge Avenger
R/T FWD
2006 Dodge Stratus
R/T Sedan FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16.9 gal 16 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Power
283 hp @ 6,400 RPM
200 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
260 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
190 lb-ft @ 4,850 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
9.9:1
Displacement
3,600 cc
2,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.78 in x 3.28 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 3 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 5 stars
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 3 stars --
Side Crash Overall 4 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 3 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 2 stars --
Rollover 3 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 36.2 in 38.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft 16 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.6 in 191.2 in
Width 81.3 in 70.6 in
Height 58.4 in 54.4 in
Wheelbase 108.9 in 108 in

Available Options

2014 Dodge Avenger
R/T FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Blue Streak Pearlcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Redline 2 Coat Pearl
  • True Blue Pearlcoat

Option Packages

  • Radio: Uconnect 430N CD/DVD/MP3/HDD/Nav
  • Power Express Open/Close Sunroof
  • Sun/Sound Group
2006 Dodge Stratus
R/T Sedan FWD

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